Slow Cooker Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters

Easy Slow Cooker Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters PM3

Hi there and  Happy Holidays to you all, my sweet Shabby Creek friends!  It's me Claire from A Little CLAIREification and it's time for me to share one last slow cooker recipe until the new year is upon us and I am allll about some easy holiday baking, how about you? These Chocolate Peppermint Pretzel Clusters could not be simpler and they are … [Read more...]

Triple-Layer Eggnog Pie (no bake dessert recipe)

Easy Triple-Layer Eggnog Pie

As soon as I see eggnog in the grocery store, I know that Christmas is really on its way. My grandmother made the best eggnog I've ever had, but sadly I didn't get her recipe before she passed away a few years ago. I buy some every year and it always brings back fond memories of Christmas Eve at her house surrounded by family and friends. You know… … [Read more...]

Chocolate-Candy Cane Cake (aka the best Christmas cake ever!)

Chocolate Candy Cane Cake

There's something magical about the combination of mint and chocolate that makes my heart beat a little faster. So when I found this recipe for Chocolate-Candy Cane Cake I knew I was a goner. Chocolate and peppermint and COOL WHIP, all rolled into one beautiful slice of cake? Oh, yeah. I'm drooling just thinking about it. While it looks like an … [Read more...]

Candy Cane Brownie Bark

candy cane brownie bark recipe

It almost feels like cheating when I tell y'all about a "recipe" that only has three ingredients. But those seem to be your favorite kind. Quick, easy and delicious. It's like the recipe trifecta, especially around the holidays. So when I thought of this bark while I was driving down the road (singing at the top of my lungs, of course), I was … [Read more...]

White Chocolate-Cranberry Poke Cupcakes

White Chocolate-Cranberry Poke Cupcakes

I don't bake often 11 months out of the year, but from mid-November until mid-December I become a baking fool. Why? Mostly because creating memories in the kitchen with my kids is something I've always wanted to do. My mom did it with me, so I in turn, wanted to have those sweet memories of making cakes, cupcakes and cookies with my girls - and … [Read more...]

Christmas in Jars: Snowball Truffles

Gifts in Jars: Snowball Truffles

Baking cakes and making candy is my language of love during the holiday season. So when I decided to join my friends Andrea, Jessica and Angie for a whole week about Christmas in Jars, I knew that making something sweet was the way to go. But I also wanted to do something super easy. After trying a few different recipes, I kind of stumbled upon … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Cake

gingerbread cake

Hello Shabby Creek readers, it's Emily from The Benson Street. I hope you are enjoying the cooler weather and the holidays coming soon. I love decorating gingerbread houses at Christmas, but normally when I decorate them I don't end up getting to enjoy any of the gingerbread. Luckily I've found a way to enjoy the flavor of gingerbread in a much … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch

Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch PM

Happy November my Shabby Creek friends! It's me Claire from A Little CLAIREification and I can't believe we have just a little over two weeks until Thanksgiving.  Are you hosting guests this year or are you maybe traveling to see family or friends? Either way, this Slow Cooker Cranberry Spice Mulled Punch is delicious and it's going to make your … [Read more...]

Chocolate Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

Hi there Shabby Creek readers! It's Laura from Inspiration for Moms back with another fabulous dessert recipe for you. I promised you a pumpkin treat and I'm here to deliver. You're going to love my fall twist on this classic goody. My Chocolate Pumpkin Swirl Brownies are irresistible. Trust me, I tried. ;)   These sweet Pumpkin … [Read more...]

Broccoli Cheddar Soup {a 15 minute meal}

Broccoli Cheddar Soup - a 15 minute meal using pantry & freezer ingredients

When temperatures start to fall, it seems like I can't wait to fill my tummy with warm soups, stews and chili. That yummy, soul soothing food is what I crave this time of year. But, with marching band season still in full swing, there's not a lot of time to make those things that take hours of simmering away on the stove. Which is why my 15 minute … [Read more...]